Dr. Kurt Merkelz, MD

Dr. Kurt Merkelz, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Kurt Merkelz, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston in 1994 and specializes in geriatric medicine and hospice & palliative medicine.

8511 S Sam Houston Pkwy E Ste 101

Houston, TX 77075

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Dr. Merkelz's Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Geriatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice, Geriatric Medicine and Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

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0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Merkelz's Reviews

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Patient Comments (1)

I was his patient at Bayou Manor rehab. The experience was fine until I was discharged with prescriptions written for Medicare D erroneously . They were breathing treatments that needed to be written as prescriptions for Medicare part B. The P A, Stephen Mbola refused to correct the prescriptions....more
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